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A George III sterling silver sauceboat  

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A George III sterling silver sauceboat
London 1777 by Charles Hougham

Of plain boat shaped form and supported by three hooved feet. The upper rim is encompassed with a shaped scalloped border showing an embossed beaded rim. The fine Georgian silver sauceboat is fitted with an impressive opposing scroll handle and ornamented with a scrolling leaf thumbpiece.

16 cm / 6.29″ long, 7.9 cm / 3.11″ wide, 11.1 cm/ 4.37″ tall (to the handle); 159.0 g / 5.6 oz’